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  • Author:
    Bologan

    Caro-Kann Defense & ndash; One of the most popular modern debuts, which is firmly included in the repertoire of most elite chess players. The author of the book, a well-known grandmaster and theorist, offers a complete repertoire for blacks in response to 1.e4, explains in detail the basic strategic ideas of each option and gives the exact order of moves, offers a number of new products in current schemes. Each chapter discusses alternative plans for black, so that the reader can make a choice according to his taste, and it is more difficult for an opponent to prepare. Much attention is paid to the parties by correspondence, in which players use all the achievements of modern technology. All analyzes are tested on powerful computers. Carefully selected positions for the decision will help the reader to consolidate their knowledge. The book is written for chess players of any level & ndash; from amateurs to professionals.

    17.24 $
  • Author:
    Kuzmin

    The book consists of test-positions and their solutions. All of them are taken from the parties of Alexander Morozevich, one of the brightest grandmasters of the beginning of the XXI century. Decisions are given in the form of detailed commentary fragments of parties; some of the most famous fights are shown in full. Tasks of different levels of complexity are intended, first of all, for training the calculation of options and the ability to make non-standard, original solutions. The reader will also check and develop his tactical vigilance. For a wide range of chess fans.

    15.52 $
  • The size of the board is 90 x 90 cm, the cells are 10 x 10 cm. The cells are light and dark green. Figures are plastic, yellow and brown. Figures are fastened in transparent pockets of fields boards.

    120.69 $
  • Author:
    Sokolov

    International Grandmaster Ivan Sokolov is a champion of Yugoslavia, a two-time champion of the Netherlands, having in his credit victories over G.Kasparov, V.Kramnik, V.Anand. This book is devoted to one of the most important questions of improving the chess player & mdash; the study of typical positions and methods of playing in the middlegame. This problem has for the first time been subjected to such thorough and profound research in the chess literature. Detailed analyzes of chess games by top-level players with clear explanations will allow players wishing to improve their results to sharply increase in the middlegame. You will be able to understand which positions are right for you in style, to acquire the & laquo; practical & raquo; understanding debuts and learn the right approaches to the main problems of the middle of the game, such as & ndash; space, dynamics, initiative. Foreword by international grandmaster Michael Adams. For a wide range of chess fans.

    17.24 $
  • Author:
    Lisitsyn

    On this legendary book several generations of chess players have grown up. A systematic course for dischargers, illustrated by numerous (1077) carefully chosen examples. Teachers and trainers can build their lessons with the help of this book fascinatingly, consistently mastering the strategy and tactics of the royal games. According to the absolute majority of specialists - the necessary book on shelf of any qualified chess player. One of the most important textbooks in chess literature.

    24.14 $
  • Author:
    Popova

    Before you well-proven work of two experienced coaches on work with young chess players. The book consists of two parts. The first is devoted to chess basics. It gives many examples and homework assignments, which allows children to study independently and in a relatively short time pass the course of primary education. The second part is devoted to the basics of chess tactics and introduces to the characteristic techniques and motivations of the combination game, allowing to master its basic elements in a short time. The location of the topics studied in the form of lessons with examples for a self-help solution contributes to consistent mastery of the material. The textbook will be useful for all young chess players both for independent study, and for working together with a coach or parents, as well as for all beginners to learn chess.

    10.34 $
  • Author:
    Sokolsky

    In this famous book the famous chess master, Honored trainer of the USSR Sokolsky simple and affordable language tells about the principles of the debut and the middle of the game. A special value of the book was the deep analysis of the set parties, along with expressive and understandable comments. Alexei Pavlovich Sokolsky was an explorer and theoretician, one of the read chess players on Earth, whose name is named debut. For many years he was the coach and second of the illustrious grandmaster Isaak Boleslavsky, as well as a teacher who worked with young players. Our edition will be an excellent tool for chess players 3-1 ranks and will allow them to significantly enhance their skills!

    10.34 $
  • Author:
    Hebert

    Acquaintance with typical victims in such a double-edged debut, as Sicilian defense, is absolutely necessary for a chess player, who wants to improve his skills. Author, participant of the seven World Chess Olympiad in the Canadian team demonstrates by illustrative examples how important initiative, attack, and dynamic factors are in chess. At the end of the book, positions are given for an independent decision. For a wide range of chess fans.

    5.86 $
  • Author:
    Kalinin

    The book is devoted to the work of one of the leading chess players of the world Fabiano Caruana, whose highest rating reached sky-high 2844! Opens her biographical essay, telling about the sports path of the Italian-American grandmaster, his views on The main part of the book introduces the best parts of Karu- , characterized by the colorful and crystal clearness of the strategic line. The parties are grouped according to the academic topics: & mdash; attack on the king; & mdash; under the sign of centralization; & mdash; offensive on the queenside; & mdash; two-flank strategy; & mdash; protection and counterattack; & mdash; & la ;, Berlin & raquo; endgame; & mdash; Dortmund pearls; & mdash; victim of the queen. Author & mdash; International Grandmaster, Honored Coach of Russia. For a wide range of chess fans.

    12.07 $
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Foreign editions of VIP

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    1474, a verbatim reprint of the first edition. With an introduction by William E. A. Axon. London 1883. lxxii + 201 pages. Brown leather gilt spine and green cloth boards. Very good.

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    334.35 $

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    . Vol. 4, 1942, issues 1-12, 4-page index + 172 pages; vol. 5, 1943, issues 1-12, 4-page index + 144 pages; vol. 6, 1944, issues 1-12, 4-page index + 148 pages; vol. 7, 1945, issues 1-4, 5-6, 7-8 and 9-10, 120 pages, complete with 4-page index. Red cloth spine with red paperboards. Very good. In vol. 7 there is a problem with pages 30/31 – it was not cut properly during production, so some text near margins is missing.

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    With illustrations

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    omplete year of Chess, Volume 8 - 1942 (Oct. - Sept.). Unbound. Good condition with normal wear.

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    Complete year of Chess, Volume 10 - 1944 (Oct. - Sept.). Unbound. Good condition with normal wear.

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    748.53 $

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    Joseph Henry Blackburne met and defeated the top players in chess history, including Anderssen, Steinitz, and Tschigorin. Known as the "Black Death", Blackburne's game was wide open and highly tactical. This aggressive attacking style ranked him among the world's elite during his career. Throughout this period Blackburne remained a tough and dangerous opponent, and yet - more so than most players - he knew how to have fun at chess. Heam to tell stories, and would be happily banter with the crowds who flocked to his displays of simultaneous or blindfold prowess. That spirit of good-natured humor is evident all through the book before us. Edited by J.Lowenthal, To which is prefixed by G.Medley A magnificent tournament collection - 538 pages!

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    In a Series of Progressive Lessons, Showing the Most Approved Methods of Beginning and Ending the Game; with Various Situations and Checkmates. & nbsp; From the library of Lothar Schmid, grandmaster, the largest collector in the world. Lothar Maximilian Lorenz Schmid (him. Lothar Schmid; May 10, 1928, Dresden & mdash; May 18, 2013, Bamberg) & mdash; German chess player, grandmaster (1959), grand master of the ICCF & nbsp;

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    comprising a collection of 150 choice games of the past quarter of a century, by H. E. Bird. London (1875). 140 pages. In original blue cloth with embossed covers and gilt upper cover. Spine faded, corners bumped, otherwise very good.y good.

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    Chess Novelties, by H. E. Bird. London/New York, 1895. xli + 304 pages. L/N 1855. In original wine cloth. Gilt spine and embossed gilt front cover, with marbled endpapers. Spine and corners are slightly bumped top and bottom. Very good.